The table below looks at the statistics for Oracle Applications skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle Applications over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Applications (Oracle Apps)
Rank 438 414 406
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -8
Contract jobs citing Oracle Applications 134 151 109
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.28% 0.32% 0.26%
As % of the Business Applications category 3.38% 3.80% 3.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 83 48
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£425 £400 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £263 £324
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £500 £508
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £411 £425
% change year-on-year
-2.73% -3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Average hourly rate £33.75 £52.50 £52.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.71% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £52.50 £52.50
Oracle Applications
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Business Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Business Applications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
3962 3973 3626
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 8.15% 8.40% 8.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 2361 2257 1929
Average daily rate £450 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £590 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £410 £425
% change year-on-year
+3.65% -3.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 46 63
Average hourly rate £30.00 £21.25 £37.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+41.17% -43.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.75 £14.20 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.62 £55.00 £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £33.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
-46.96% -12.69%

Oracle Applications
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Applications across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Business Applications category.

Oracle Applications Jobs Demand Trend in England

Oracle Applications
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Oracle Applications across the England region.

Oracle Applications Daily Rate Trend in England

Oracle Applications
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle Applications across the England region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Oracle Applications Daily Rate Histogram in England

Oracle Applications
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Applications across the England region.

Oracle Applications Hourly Rate Trend in England

Oracle Applications
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle Applications within the England region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -7 46 £450 +28.57% 8
South East -42 29 £325 -7.14% 5
North West -15 19 £425 -5.55% 1
West Midlands +7 14 £375 +50.00% 3
North East 0 7 £465 +24.00%
Yorkshire -19 6 £425 +1.79% 3
East of England +8 5 £500 - 4
South West - 5 £500 -
East Midlands - - - - 3
Oracle Applications
UK

Oracle Applications
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Oracle Applications also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Oracle Applications.

1 273 (100.00%) Oracle
2 155 (56.78%) Oracle EBS
3 144 (52.75%) SQL
4 137 (50.18%) PL/SQL
5 117 (42.86%) Oracle EBS R12
6 97 (35.53%) Finance
7 92 (33.70%) Oracle Database
8 90 (32.97%) Security Cleared
9 79 (28.94%) SC Cleared
10 75 (27.47%) Oracle Reports
11 73 (26.74%) Oracle Forms
12 71 (26.01%) Workflow
12 71 (26.01%) Oracle Workflow
13 65 (23.81%) Business Intelligence
13 65 (23.81%) UNIX
14 60 (21.98%) Oracle Database 11g
15 44 (16.12%) Oracle General Ledger
16 43 (15.75%) Oracle RAC
17 38 (13.92%) WebLogic
18 37 (13.55%) Middleware
19 35 (12.82%) Oracle Fusion
19 35 (12.82%) Oracle Receivables
20 34 (12.45%) Oracle Payables
21 33 (12.09%) ITIL
22 32 (11.72%) SOA
22 32 (11.72%) Oracle RMAN
23 31 (11.36%) Oracle Discoverer
23 31 (11.36%) Performance Tuning
24 30 (10.99%) Oracle Financials
25 29 (10.62%) Linux

Oracle Applications
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Oracle Applications also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Oracle Applications. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 71 (26.01%) Oracle Workflow
2 38 (13.92%) WebLogic
3 14 (5.13%) Oracle 10gAS
4 11 (4.03%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 11 (4.03%) Oracle Application Server
5 9 (3.30%) Oracle Self-Service HR
6 6 (2.20%) SAS
7 5 (1.83%) Oracle Service Bus
8 3 (1.10%) Oracle 9iAS
9 2 (0.73%) Oracle BPEL
9 2 (0.73%) Apache
9 2 (0.73%) SharePoint
10 1 (0.37%) IIS
10 1 (0.37%) Lync
10 1 (0.37%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 4 (1.47%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.10%) MS Project
2 3 (1.10%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (0.73%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.37%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 155 (56.78%) Oracle EBS
2 117 (42.86%) Oracle EBS R12
3 44 (16.12%) Oracle General Ledger
4 35 (12.82%) Oracle Receivables
5 34 (12.45%) Oracle Payables
6 30 (10.99%) Oracle Financials
7 26 (9.52%) Oracle HRMS
8 18 (6.59%) Oracle 11i
9 14 (5.13%) Oracle Assets
10 10 (3.66%) Oracle ERP
11 9 (3.30%) Oracle TCA
12 8 (2.93%) Oracle iProcurement
13 7 (2.56%) Oracle Cash Management
14 5 (1.83%) Oracle Internet Expenses
14 5 (1.83%) Oracle Retail
14 5 (1.83%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
14 5 (1.83%) Oracle Payroll
15 4 (1.47%) FLEXCUBE
15 4 (1.47%) Oracle iStore
16 3 (1.10%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.73%) SaaS
2 1 (0.37%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.93%) Internet
2 7 (2.56%) Intranet
3 5 (1.83%) SAN
4 2 (0.73%) DNS
4 2 (0.73%) SSL
5 1 (0.37%) FTP
5 1 (0.37%) VPN
5 1 (0.37%) Firewall
5 1 (0.37%) IP Telephony
5 1 (0.37%) NAS
5 1 (0.37%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 92 (33.70%) Oracle Database
2 75 (27.47%) Oracle Reports
3 60 (21.98%) Oracle Database 11g
4 31 (11.36%) Oracle Discoverer
5 24 (8.79%) Oracle Database 10g
6 20 (7.33%) Oracle BI EE
7 19 (6.96%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 15 (5.49%) Oracle Database 12c
9 12 (4.40%) Data Warehouse
10 9 (3.30%) SQL Server
10 9 (3.30%) Oracle ODI
11 7 (2.56%) Relational Database
11 7 (2.56%) Oracle9i Database
11 7 (2.56%) RDBMS
12 5 (1.83%) SQLPlus
12 5 (1.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 4 (1.47%) Oracle OLAP
13 4 (1.47%) OLAP
13 4 (1.47%) OLTP
13 4 (1.47%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 73 (26.74%) Oracle Forms
2 16 (5.86%) Oracle APEX
3 7 (2.56%) Toad
4 3 (1.10%) JDeveloper
4 3 (1.10%) QuickTest Pro
4 3 (1.10%) LoadRunner
5 1 (0.37%) JConsole
5 1 (0.37%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 97 (35.53%) Finance
2 23 (8.42%) General Ledger
3 13 (4.76%) Retail
4 7 (2.56%) Banking
5 6 (2.20%) Manufacturing
6 4 (1.47%) Advertising
6 4 (1.47%) Military
6 4 (1.47%) Telecoms
7 3 (1.10%) Legal
7 3 (1.10%) Marketing
8 2 (0.73%) Billing
8 2 (0.73%) Local Government
9 1 (0.37%) Back Office
9 1 (0.37%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 74 (27.11%) DBA
2 69 (25.27%) Developer
3 65 (23.81%) Oracle DBA
4 62 (22.71%) Oracle Developer
5 49 (17.95%) Consultant
6 47 (17.22%) Oracle Consultant
7 46 (16.85%) Oracle Applications DBA
8 14 (5.13%) Analyst
8 14 (5.13%) Architect
8 14 (5.13%) Project Manager
8 14 (5.13%) Functional Consultant
9 13 (4.76%) Administrator
9 13 (4.76%) Oracle Functional Consultant
10 12 (4.40%) Oracle Applications Developer
11 11 (4.03%) Oracle HR Consultant
12 9 (3.30%) Oracle Technical Consultant
12 9 (3.30%) Technical Consultant
12 9 (3.30%) Oracle Project Manager
13 8 (2.93%) Business Developer
13 8 (2.93%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (13.55%) Middleware
2 35 (12.82%) Oracle Fusion
3 22 (8.06%) XML
4 8 (2.93%) Web Services
5 4 (1.47%) jQuery
6 3 (1.10%) WebCenter
7 2 (0.73%) JSP
7 2 (0.73%) .NET
8 1 (0.37%) ASP.NET
8 1 (0.37%) JMS
8 1 (0.37%) JRockit
8 1 (0.37%) .NET Framework
8 1 (0.37%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 13 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (4.03%) Clustering
3 10 (3.66%) Statistics
4 6 (2.20%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (1.47%) Fixed Income
5 4 (1.47%) Derivative
5 4 (1.47%) Life Science
5 4 (1.47%) SWIFT
6 3 (1.10%) Management Information System
7 2 (0.73%) Data Conversion
7 2 (0.73%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.37%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.37%) Replication
8 1 (0.37%) PKI
8 1 (0.37%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.37%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.37%) PMI
8 1 (0.37%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.37%) DTV
8 1 (0.37%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 65 (23.81%) UNIX
2 29 (10.62%) Linux
3 21 (7.69%) HPUX
4 15 (5.49%) Windows
5 14 (5.13%) Solaris
6 12 (4.40%) AIX
7 5 (1.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.73%) Windows 2000
9 1 (0.37%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.37%) SUSE
9 1 (0.37%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.37%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (26.01%) Workflow
2 65 (23.81%) Business Intelligence
3 33 (12.09%) ITIL
4 32 (11.72%) SOA
5 31 (11.36%) Performance Tuning
6 29 (10.62%) Migration
7 25 (9.16%) Disaster Recovery
8 24 (8.79%) Configuration Management
9 23 (8.42%) ERP
10 22 (8.06%) PRINCE2
10 22 (8.06%) Project Management
11 16 (5.86%) Regression Testing
11 16 (5.86%) Load Balancing
12 14 (5.13%) Problem Management
12 14 (5.13%) CRM
13 13 (4.76%) Incident Management
14 10 (3.66%) ETL
15 9 (3.30%) Data Modelling
15 9 (3.30%) Continuous Improvement
16 8 (2.93%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 144 (52.75%) SQL
2 137 (50.18%) PL/SQL
3 29 (10.62%) Shell Script
4 15 (5.49%) Java
5 7 (2.56%) C
6 5 (1.83%) Perl
7 2 (0.73%) T-SQL
7 2 (0.73%) C#
7 2 (0.73%) Korn
8 1 (0.37%) C++
8 1 (0.37%) COBOL
8 1 (0.37%) VB
Qualifications
1 90 (32.97%) Security Cleared
2 79 (28.94%) SC Cleared
3 16 (5.86%) DV Cleared
4 10 (3.66%) Degree
5 8 (2.93%) ITIL Certification
6 7 (2.56%) Oracle Certification
7 6 (2.20%) MCSE
7 6 (2.20%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (2.20%) MCITP
8 4 (1.47%) BC Cleared
8 4 (1.47%) OCP
8 4 (1.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 3 (1.10%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 2 (0.73%) CISSP
10 2 (0.73%) CISM
11 1 (0.37%) ISTQB
11 1 (0.37%) CITP
11 1 (0.37%) PMI Certification
11 1 (0.37%) ISEB
11 1 (0.37%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (6.23%) SLA
2 10 (3.66%) QA
3 2 (0.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 43 (15.75%) Oracle RAC
2 6 (2.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.10%) Oracle Clusterware
4 2 (0.73%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.37%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 32 (11.72%) Oracle RMAN
2 22 (8.06%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 18 (6.59%) Data Guard
4 5 (1.83%) Oracle Identity Management
5 4 (1.47%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 1 (0.37%) Control-M
6 1 (0.37%) Nagios
6 1 (0.37%) SCCM
6 1 (0.37%) SCOM
6 1 (0.37%) Oracle Statspack
6 1 (0.37%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 1 (0.37%) Oracle Flashback
6 1 (0.37%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 273 (100.00%) Oracle
2 14 (5.13%) Microsoft
3 11 (4.03%) HP
4 9 (3.30%) Pegasus
4 9 (3.30%) Red Hat
5 7 (2.56%) Informatica
6 6 (2.20%) VMware
7 5 (1.83%) Business Objects
8 4 (1.47%) Hyperion
9 3 (1.10%) SAP
9 3 (1.10%) Sun
9 3 (1.10%) NetApp
9 3 (1.10%) Ab Initio
10 2 (0.73%) Siebel
10 2 (0.73%) IBM
10 2 (0.73%) Citrix
11 1 (0.37%) Primavera
11 1 (0.37%) Micro Focus
11 1 (0.37%) BT
11 1 (0.37%) Cisco
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